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Diagnosis of Blood Cancer

Dr. Sudarsan De
19 Sep 2018
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Diagnosis of Blood Cancer is carried out with Peripheral Blood Smear, Complete Blood Count, Bone Marrow Aspiration and Blood Coagulation Tests along with Polymerase Chain Reaction, CT Scan, MRI Scan.

Leukemia cancer or Blood Cancer can be hereditary also. If you are in higher risk category, then you should get timely diagnosis to identify any trace of leukemia in your body. Earlier screening ensures excellent survival rate. The diagnosis of Leukemia Cancer can be done with the help of blood tests like Peripheral blood smear and complete blood count, blood coagulation tests, bone marrow aspiration followed by biopsy procedure, histochemistry, immunohistochemistry procedures.

Some other chromosome testing procedures include Cytogenetics, In situ hybridization, Polymerase Chain Reaction, Lumbar Puncture and Lymph node biopsy procedure. The imaging tests utilized for diagnosis of cancer includes CT scan, MRI scan as well as Gallium scan and Bone scan in some of the cases.


Dr. Sudarsan De

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Radiation Oncologist
Dr. Sudarsan De is a Radiation Oncologist and Cancer specialist at Jaypee Hospital in Sector 128, Noida. Dr. Sudarshan has completed his MBBS from Calcutta University in the year 1979. Further, he pursued MD in Radiotherapy from All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi in 1984. Dr. Sudarsan specializes in Stereotactic Body Radiotherapy (SBRT), Radiation Therapy, Stereotactic Radiotherapy (SRT), Head and Neck Cancer, 4D Gated RT, 3DCRT, Brachytherapy, Genitourinary Cancer and Image Guided Radiotherapy (IGRT). He is a member of Association of Radiation Oncologist of India and Indian Society of Oncology. Later, he became an eminent member of European Society of Gynae Oncology, European Society of Therapeutic Radiation Oncology and American Society of Therapeutic Radiation Oncology. Dr. Sudarsan De practices at Jaypee Hospital, a Cancer hospital and Research Institute situated in Sector 128, Noida. Dr. Sudarshan has a practicing experience of about three decades in the field of radiation oncology. Book a FREE appointment with Dr. Sudarsan De at Elacancer.com.
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